Dvorak's New World

Saturday, October 1, 8pm                          
GMU Center for the Arts Concert Hall
Christopher Zimmerman, conductor

Dvorak: Cello Concerto
                  Amit Peled, cello
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"

He has “the flair of a young Rostropovich” (American Record Guide) and “simply a gorgeous sound” (Baltimore Sun).  Israeli-American cellist Amit Peled, voted by Musical America as one of the most influential musicians today, brings to the FSO season opener the historic Goffriller 1733 cello, once played by the legendary Pablo Casals.